Police investigation into shop purse theft

Police are appealing for help in finding two people they want to speak to in connection with a shop theft.

A woman had her purse stolen as she shopped in the Wilkinson’s store in Cary Lane, Brigg.

The incident happened at about 10.30am on Friday, February 1.

The purse contained some cash, cards and other personal items.

Humberside Police have conducted enquiries into the thefts, but the people pictured opposite have not yet been identified.

It is believed they may be able to assist police with their ongoing investigations into the incident.

A Humberside Police spokesman said: “Police would like to remind people that we work closely with our partner agencies to combat shop theft and that such offences will not be tolerated.”

Anyone who has any information about the incident - or if you can identify yourself in one of the images - is being urged to call Humberside Police.

Call the non-emergency number, 101, and quote crime reference 1955420. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.